Frequently asked questions

Do you need a referal to see a speech pathologist?

No. A referal is not required. Appointments can be made by calling the Tyquin Group directly.

Can I claim a rebate with my private health fund?

Yes! If your cover includes speech pathology services then you will be able to claim a rebate. Check with your health fund as to the amount. Tyquin does not use HICAPS but will provide a compliant receipt. Most health funds have easy claim upload apps. Simply take a photo and send on the app.

How much does an assesment cost?

This depends on the time required. General speech issues 1 hour. Language issues 2 hours Literacy issues usually 21/2 to 31/2 hours Rate as at Sept 2021 = $290 per hour NDIS rate is loaded and equals approximately $328 per hour

Can I claim on medicare?

Generally the answer is no. However you may be eligable to claim a rebate if you are under a government program, for example Chronic Disease Management (EPC). Speak with your GP.